Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Book Fair at The Rutherford Public Library Oct 1

William Carlos Williams

Wednesday October 1st, 2008 @ 7PM

Learn more about William Carlos Williams!
Start your holiday shopping at a Book Fair!
Featuring books about WCW and books by local poets and writers.

The Rutherford Public Library
150 Park Avenue
Rutherford, NJ 07070

Join us to learn more about Rutherford's famous doctor-poet.

On Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at 7 PM, a panel of experts will help us learn more about the life of William Carlos Williams.


Borough Historian Rod Leith on "William Carlos Williams' Rutherford"
Writer and poet Joel Lewis on "WCW & Official Verse Culture"
Professor and poet Bob Quatrone on "The Hidden Poetry in The Autobiograpy of William Carlos Williams"

Panel presentations will be followed by audience discussion and Q&A moderated by Library Directors Jane Fisher (Rutherford) and John J. Trause (Wood-Ridge).

And, start your holiday shopping early! Book sale tables will be set up with signed books by authors and scholars recently featured at the WCW Symposium, including some out-of-print titles. Local poets and writers, including members of Rutherford's own Red Wheelbarrow Poets, will also be on hand to sign their books.

This is a free program and all are welcome.

Refreshments will follow the presentation.

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